Q&A With Angel Alexander

January 25, 2019

Filed under Opinions, Student spotlight

Q: What is your name? A: My name is Angel Alexander Q: How does the school lunch taste? A: The chicken tenders are good but everything else is nasty Q: What would you personally change about the school lunch? A: I would change it to where we had c...


Tanyah Ali and Madison Allen

January 18, 2019

Filed under Listen Up, Opinions, spotlight, Teachers Spotlight

"New year New me" people say. But is it really a "New me"? Or will it just be a repeat of last year hoping we meet our goals but ultimately failing? In our journalism class we interviewed a couple staff members about their resolutions...

Who will be the next Miss Westside?

Anissa Noujoum

April 6, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Student spotlight

Westside High School has an annual pageant for their next 'Miss Westside'. This years pageant theme is 'Diamonds and Pearls'. What is Miss Westside you ask? Miss Westside is a leader in the community for the high school. She is not only a leader, she is the face of Westside and is...

Halloween Hustle

October 18, 2017

Filed under Student Life/Teen Issues, Student spotlight

Ninth grader Sylvia Gray works at the new Haunted Spanish Trail , located on Beaver Street. She's one of the best themed makeup artist there, her manager said. Though "Bloody Mary" is easy, her favorite theme is zombies. She also...

A year full of Hendrix by Dominique Guishard and kayla Johnson

October 9, 2017

Filed under Teachers Spotlight

Megan Hendrix  is the 2017-2018 teacher of the year. For Westside High in previous years, teachers would nominate the top 3 teachers and then vote. This year, she won majority of votes so she won outright. "It was unexpected...

First Mate Award: Ms. Ali Fehling

Sharnae Frazer

September 25, 2017

Filed under Admin, School Spirit, Teachers Spotlight

Ms. Fehling has been an awesome addition to our faculty! She does a tremendous job making content engaging and relevant in 9th grade ELA. In addition, she has a unique and effective way of working in the root of the week. Her...


Sharnae Frazer

September 25, 2017

Filed under Listen Up, Teachers Spotlight, We Are Wolverines

Mr. Blake Edwards - Sept. 25 Ms. Laquanda Paschal - Sept. 25 Ms. Monet Pearson - Sept. 26 Ms. Rebecca Bryner - Sept. 30 Coach Jeffrey Gidcumb - Sept. 30 Ms. Ali Fehling - Oct. 1    

Crew Spotlights

Sharnae Frazer

September 25, 2017

Filed under Spotlight, Teachers Spotlight

Ms. Cheryl Ruise is a real resource for students. Students say they can always count on her to help them when they are struggling. Thank you for all of the extra support! Shout out to Ms. Denita Blunt, Ms. Aria King, and Mr....

Crew Spotlights

Sharnae Frazer

September 21, 2017

Filed under Teachers Spotlight

Ms. Helene Reese opened her classroom to visitors and serves as an excellent resource for her fellow teachers! She is a real team player! Shout out to Ms.Kenyannya Wilcox for taking the time to assess the school directly after...

Who is Ms. Martinez?

February 10, 2017

Filed under Teachers Spotlight

By: Elishmary Rosario Ms. Jessica Martinez is the school's ESOL coordinator. She's a hardworking and dedicated person. Ask any person part of the ESOL department and they will agree. Here are some things that you may not have...

A day/B day schedules, WHERE ARE THEY???

January 25, 2017

Filed under Student spotlight

The Class of 2017 is very excited about the opportunity to only go to school for an A day or a B day. Most seniors are eligible and some seniors don't even know if they are eligible. Why haven't we been getting updates on who will be r...

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